ARIZONA GROUP HONORS RETAILERS

PHOENIX -- The Arizona Food Marketing Alliance here has named two retailers and one supplier as the winners of its 2005 Excellence in Leadership awards.enience store retailer of the year; and Kathy Quinn, general manager of S.Q.S. Family Foods, supplier of the year.In addition, Charlie Abraham, retired senior vice president of Bashas', Chandler, Ariz., will be inducted into the Arizona Food Industry

PHOENIX -- The Arizona Food Marketing Alliance here has named two retailers and one supplier as the winners of its 2005 Excellence in Leadership awards.

enience store retailer of the year; and Kathy Quinn, general manager of S.Q.S. Family Foods, supplier of the year.

In addition, Charlie Abraham, retired senior vice president of Bashas', Chandler, Ariz., will be inducted into the Arizona Food Industry Hall of Fame.

The awards will be presented at a dinner scheduled for Nov. 4 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa.